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Lessons from the Woodview fire burnover

Date: October 11, 2011
Presenter(s): Paul Keller

This video examines a near miss that occurred when inadequate planning and communication put an initial attack crew in the middle of a crowning fire without a viable escape route.

Topic(s): Fire Behavior, Human Dimensions of Fire Management, Human Factors of Firefighter Safety
Ecosystem(s): None
Type: Video
NRFSN number: 14118
FRAMES RCS number: 15798
Record updated: Dec 15, 2017